Tibetan and Himalayan Library - THL

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Title: Tibet Handbook
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Victor Chan
One Sentence Summary: This book is mainly a pilgrimage guide.

Description: Tibet Handbook by Victor Chan was published in 1994. This book is mainly a pilgrimage guide, and it is broken down into seven main parts. Part two provides a history of Lhasa, as well as the primary pilgrimage locations. Part three provides information on the principle pilgrimage and historical sites pf Tibet. Part four provides information on Tibet’s most well known monuments of art. Part five provides information on pilgrimage and trekking routes, and part six provides practical information on traveling in Tibet. Part seven is the appendix, and this section provides information on Tibetan festivals, it provides and map index, and it provides illustrations of Tibetan religious iconography. (Adam Newman 2008-02-04)

Publisher Place: Chico, CA
Publisher: Moon Publications
Normalized publisher place: Chico, CA
Publisher country: United States
Publisher URL: http://www.moon.com/
Published Date: 1994
Edition: 1st
Extent: 19 cm.
Subject: Cultural tourism
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Tourism and Travel -- Travel Guides and Tourbooks
Cultural Coverage: Tibet
Temporal coverage: 20th century
Language: English

Table of Contents: TBA

ISBN/ISSN: 0918373905 (pbk)
Project: Geotourism
Format: Print media (print or manuscript)
Resource Type: Book (single author)

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